"east-facing place"

Easton Origin and Meaning

The name Easton is a boy's name of English origin meaning "east-facing place".

Easton is a stylish Ivy League-ish place and surname name, more modern than Weston, on its way up for both sexes as part of the new direction baby names are taking, as in North and West. Easton was used for her son by Jenna Elfman--and by Elizabeth Rohm for her daughter.

Easton came onto the popularity list at Number 921 in 1995, and is now solidly in the Top 100.

# 80 in the US

Easton Rank in US Top 1000

# 374 on Nameberry

Easton Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Easton Popularity

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Famous People Named Easton

  • Easton CorbinAmerican country music singer
  • Bret Easton EllisAmerican novelist
  • Ansel Easton AdamsAmerican photographer and environmentalist
  • Hunter Easton HayesAmerican country music singer
  • Easton Glen English (b. 2000)son of NFL player Keith English
  • Easton Quinn Monroe Elfman (b. 2010)son of actors Jenna and Bodhi Elfman
  • Easton Mitchell Cruise (b. 2010)son of reality TV personality April Dowling,Cruise
  • Easton Ace Green (b. 2016)son of NFL player A.J. Green
  • Easton Elrod (b. 2016)son of actor Scott Elrod
  • Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston (b. 2008)son of TV personalities Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston; grandson of politician Sarah Palin

Easton in Pop Culture

  • Easton Winchestermain male character in Scarlett Avery’s book “Undeniable Crush”.
  • Eastoncharacter in the play "Almost, Maine." His name was supposed to be Matthew but his parents mixed up the name and town on his birth certificate.